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Drug slang A regionally popular verb meaning to inject a drug
Medspeak noun American slang for an offensive and/or dull-witted old person, especially males; in hospitals, geezer is a highly derogatory term for an elderly, cantankerous, often poorly-educated male patient

geezer

noun Medtalk American slang for an offensive and/or dull-witted old person, especially a ♂ in hospitals, geezer is a highly derogatory term for an elderly, cantankerous, often poorly-educated ♂ Pt verb Drug slang A regionally popular verb, to inject a drug
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Old geezers get embarrassed if someone curses in front of women and children and they don't like filth on TV or movies.
CUTLINE: (1) Members of The Geezers relay team for Stu's 30K, from left: Ray Lussier, Dick Hunt, Stu Thurston, Frank Nealon, Lee Cunningham, Jerry Lavergne and Otto Lies.
So yes, let's balance the state and federal budgets on the backs of the greedy geezers, the very people who made this country great, the working stiffs and the middle class.
Geeks and Geezers is a thoughtful, often trenchant, important book that should stimulate discussion about how leaders are molded and how different generations share, reject or shape prevailing values.
Diamond Geezers, by Kate Kray and David Bailey, is published by John Blake Publishing on October 29, price pounds 20.
This would also explain the scientifically indefensible John Glenn flight: It was meant to test-market the idea of launching geezers into space, where they will orbit peacefully for all of eternity, with no need for any Social Security checks.
Indeed, the conviction that the added costs of keeping geezers alive could bankrupt society has become so fashionable that one of its propagators, Daniel Callahan, placed an article in The Nation suggesting that some kind of generational triage was needed [see Limiting Health Care for the Old," August 15/22, 1987].
The program is noted for its creative set design and for its slogan - "Ask the Geezers anything.
Here's yet another potty-mouthed British gangster movie with plenty of geezers, claret and swearing, but not a lot in the way of imagination.
Speedway: A meeting of the Diamond Geezers supporters group will be held on Tuesday, June 21 (7.
And another reformed bunch of geezers is The Angelic Upstarts.